(VOV) - The General Assembly of the Inter-Parliamentary Union (IPU) on March 27 approved Vietnam’s proposal to host the 132nd IPU General Assembly in 2015.
(VOV) - Vice Chairwoman of the National Assembly Nguyen Thi Kim Ngan is attending the 128th Inter-Parliamentary Union (IPU) General Assembly in Ecuador from March 22-27.
(VOV) - Ecuador considers Vietnam its strategic partner in Asia, Deputy Foreign Minister Marco Albuja told his host Foreign Minister Pham Binh Minh in Hanoi on January 25.
The Vietnam Association of Seafood Exporters and Producers (VASEP) has protested the US Department of Commerce (DOC)’s acceptance of the petition against Vietnamese frozen fresh-water shrimps which contain unreasonable allegations.
Vietnam has made official opposition to the US over an anti-subsidy lawsuit against Vietnamese frozen warm-water shrimp.
The US Department of Commerce (DOC) on January 18 received an anti-subsidy petition against frozen warm-water shrimp imported from Vietnam and six other countries.
(VOV) - The Vietnamese shrimp farming industry has operated according to the market mechanism for years, and it does not receive any government subsidies.
(VOV) - Vietnam’s tuna exports to France earned US$3.56 million in the past eleven months, down 1 percent compared to the same period last year.
(VOV) - Vietnam ranked second in the list of attractive destinations for foreign tourists in 2013, according to a recent survey conducted by the United States Tour Operators Association (USTOA).
(VOV) - The organizing board of Miss Universe 2012 has selected twenty contestants having the most beautiful faces, including Luu Thi Diem Huong from Vietnam placed 13th among them.
(VOV) - President Truong Tan Sang on November 14 received newly-appointed ambassadors from Tanzania, Kyrgyzstan, Serbia, Botswana, San Marino, Ecuador, Bahrain and Colombia who presented their credentials before assuming their new positions in Vietnam.
(VOV) - A Vietnamese delegation led by Tran Van Hang, Chairman of the National Assembly Committee for External Relations, attended the 127th Assembly of the Inter-Parliamentary Union (IPU) in Canada from October 21-26.
(VOV) - The 21st World Military Taekwondo Championship will be held at the Military Zone No.7’s Sport Complex Centre in Ho Chi Minh City from October 19-26.
(VOV) - Vietnam has actively participated in activities of the UN Human Rights Council (UNHRC) to run for a non-permanent seat in the council for the 2014-2016 tenure.
Despite tough international competition, Vietnam’s shrimp exports in the third quarter are expected to reach US$690 million, up 19 percent on the second quarter, but 4 percent down compared to the same period last year.